We’re so excited that Spring is here that we're hosting a Gardening Contest! Enter the Gardening Contest to show us what the plants in your home, apartment, garden and beyond are up to this year. 

We know the Instructables community is always blooming with ideas on how to get the most out of your gardening projects and planter builds, so this April and May, we want to see EVERYTHING has to do with cultivating plants! From seedlings and fertilization to light-cycling and harvesting, indoor, outdoor, it all counts!

Ready to show off your #greenthumb for your chance at fantastic prizes? Scroll through the entries to see what we're offering below, and check out the special Judges prize we're offering for best use of Tinkercad! Can't wait to see how your ideas take root!


The Gardening Contest is closed.

Grand Prize

20 PRIZES

Tinkercad Judges Prize

One (1) Tinkercad Judges Choice winner will receive:
  • Dewalt Drill Driver Set
  • Instructables Prize Pack, including a Robot Mug!

Grand Prize (1)

One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive:
  • 13" Apple iPad Pro
  • Instructables Prize Pack, including a Robot Mug!

First Prize (3)

Three (3) First Place winners will receive:
  • Kreg Pocket Hole kit
  • Dewalt Drill Driver set
  • Instructables Prize Pack, including a Robot Mug!

Second Prize (5)

Five (5) Second Place winners will receive:
  • Dewalt Drill Driver Set
  • Instructables Prize Pack, including a Robot Mug!

Runner Up Prize (10)

Ten (10) Runner Ups will receive:
  • Instructables Prize Pack, including a Robot Mug!
HOW IT WORKS

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Apr 1, 2019 and May 27, 2019 (11:59pm PT).

Enter

Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Gardening Contest. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.

Accepting

Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.

Voting

Instructables members can vote for an entry during the contest plus 3 days after the contest closes.

Judging

A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.

Winners

When the winners are decided they will be announced here on the contest page. All entrants will be notified when this happens.